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MRS. DOLAN’S NEWSLETTER

December 15-19,  2014

 

RELIGION: Chapter 8 GOD GAVE US LAWS FOR LIVING

Vocabulary- moral law, covenant, Israelites, Moses, Mount Sinai,

 

MASS: 4th grade is responsible for mass on Wednesday, December 17, 2014

            CANTORS:

            FIRST READING: EMMA RICHARDS

            RESPONSORIAL: NORAH SMITHA

            PRAYERS OF THE FAITHFUL: ELENI KURTIS

 

READING: The story for the week is called Scruffy. It is an AR test and it will be taken on Tuesday after the class discussion the story!

 

Vocabulary- affection, clinging, methods, climate, injury, threat

 

Leveled readers are: Green—The Zoom Lens Mystery--(THURSDAY)

                                         Red—2061 Photographing Mars-(FRIDAY)

                                         Blue—Discovering the Secrets of Nature--(WEDNESDAY)

 

ORAL READING:  The Family Under the Bridge—AR test this week—Max Lucado You Are Special—AR test this week

 

Spelling pretest will be on MONDAY over the following words:

The final test will be on FRIDAY!!!

 

Look over theSpellingcity website. The students are able to play all the games that are available.

 

SPELLING WORDS are: awful, daughter, roar, order, office, toward, already, brought, form, author, false, jaw, offer, sauce, chorus, dawn, hoarse, war, board, cough

 

CHALLENGE WORDS are:affection, clinging, methods, threat, injury

 

ENGLISH:

            *Irregular verbs

           

HANDWRITING:

            UPPERCASE LETTERS

 

MATH: Chapter 8 Division

            *Divide Multiples of 10, 100, 1000

            *Estimating Quotients

            *Chapter 8 test will be this week

The following students are starting their división math facts: MORGAN, ANNE, HARPER, EMILY, IAN, ELENI

 

           

SOCIAL STUDIES: We are going to take a little break from social studies for a while and concéntrate on science skills for the next several months.  We will return to social studies after spring break.

 

SCIENCE:  MOTION

 

OTHER NOTES:

 

            **There  is 1 week left in the quarter, which means 1 week left to get your points/comprehension in for the AR incentives!!!! READ READ READ!!!!

The students who have already made their points are the following: HARPER, MORGAN, EMILY, CLARK, ANNE, IZZY, CLARK, KEATON, NORAH

 

***GREAT WEBSITES TO USE AT HOME:

            IXL

            X-TRA MATH FACTS

            SPELLINGCITY

            SCOOTPAD

 

******STUDENT OF THE MONTH*******

                  SEPTEMBER: EMILY GARCIA

                  OCTOBER: HARPER SMITH

                  NOVEMBER: ANNE BLAKE

                  DECEMBER: MORGAN LANGFELDT

                  JANUARY:

                  FEBRUARY:

                  MARCH:

                  APRIL

 

*******STUDENT OF THE WEEK*******

HANNAH MATHEWS—December 8-12, 2014

NORAH SMITHA-------December 1-5, 2014

EMMA RICHARDS---------November 10-14, 2014

KEATON VOREIS----------November 3-6, 2014

ANNE BLAKE---------------OCTOBER 13-17, 2014

TROY STATCZAR----------OCTOBER 6-10, 2014

MORGAN LANGFELDT---SEPTEMBER 29-OCTOBER 3, 2014

CONNOR SCHMIEDLIN---SEPTEMBER 8-12, 2014

HELEN MACWILLIAMS—SEPTEMBER 2-5, 2014

 

Last Updated on Monday, 15 December 2014 01:13
 


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